Facebook has gained yet another way to put users personal data to work. The social media giant obtained an updated patent on Tuesday that will allow lenders to analyze borrowers social connections and offer or deny loans accordingly. The patent is a rare insight into the many ways Facebook can monetize user data and was first identified […]
ClearScore to launch unique business model offering UK consumers completely free access to their credit score and report on an ongoing basis.
NORTH COUNTY Following are results from recent local government meetings: CITY COUNCILS CARLSBAD The Carlsbad City Council on Tuesday received a presentation on water conservation within the Carlsbad Municipal Water District; received a presentation on quarterly capital improvement projects status report; and received a presentation of a report on the Buena Vista Lagoon Enhancement Project. […]
Doha Bank has announced that it is offering customers around Qatar the opportunity to avail of customised personal loans at competitive interest rates.Available to all Doha Bank salary transfer customers, the personal loan scheme offers higher eligibility and lower EMIs and allows customers to personalise their loans according to their needs and EMI appetite, according […]
At roughly $136 billion, the total amount of student debt thats severely delinquent or in default is more than all other distressed non-mortgage debt combined, a reversal from last year, New York Fed data show. Non-mortgage debt carried by households includes auto loans, credit cards, home equity lines of credit and other personal loans.
A. Identity theft probably shouldn’t be as big a concern as what the cancellations could do to your credit score. For starters, those credit cards may contribute to your credit scores, and canceling them may mean your scores drop, said Gerri Detweiler, director of consumer education for Credit.com. That’s because a significant factor in your […]
While the current account penetration in Saudi Arabia’s retail banking sector is high at 98 percent, only 25 percent of consumer banking customers have a personal loan, Morgan Stanley said in a research paper. The low use of personal debt suggests there is considerable scope for growth in consumer debt, added Morgan Stanley’s AlphaWise survey […]
India | Mon Aug 10, 2015 9:26am IST MEDIA-Central Bank of Indias home finance arm plans IPO – Times of India
July 14 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. The Times NINTENDO CHIEF SATORU IWATA DIES OF CANCER AT 55 Satoru Iwata, the popular and respected chief executive of the video game maker Nintendo, has died […]
What is a Bad Credit Car Loan? For those new to the process, a bad credit car loan is an auto loan that is made available to an individual with a credit score that is considered subprime. A subprime credit score is usually considered any FICO score below a 620. People with such scores are […]